Category Archives: Alumni

LSU Law Center Honors 2013 Distinguished Alumnus and Distinguished Achievement Honorees at Awards Dinner

The LSU Law Center honored Vice Chancellor Cheney C. Joseph, Jr. (’69) as the 2013 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year and the Honorable Stanwood R. Duval, Jr. (‘66), Richard F. “Dick” Knight (’58), Marilyn C. Maloney (’75) and Michael A. Patterson (’71) for Distinguished Achievement at an awards dinner on November 1, 2013 at the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center.

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Richards and Borel Win Fall 2013 Ira S. Flory Trial Competition

Congratulations to John Richards and Danielle Borel, winners of the Fall 2013 Ira S. Flory Trial Competition!  The Honorable Shelley Dick (’88) of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, the Honorable William Morvant  (’85) of the 19th Judicial District Court and the Honorable Trudy White (’81) of the 19th Judicial District […]

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LSU Law Ranked #3 Best Value Law School in the Nation for Second Straight Year

For the second straight year, the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center has been ranked the #3 Best Value Law School in the nation by the National Jurist, a legal education publication.

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Aguiñaga and Gradney Win 2013 LSU Law Center Opening Statement Competition

Congratulations to Ben Aguiñaga and Kiara Gradney, the winners of the 2013 LSU Law Center Opening Statement Competition! Many thanks to our final round judges, the Honorable Pamela Baker (’84) of the East Baton Rouge Parish Family Court, Mr. Darwin Miller of the East Baton Rouge District Attorney’s Office, and Mr. Chad Ikerd (’11) of […]

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Apprenticeship Week is Coming! Important Information Session Monday, September 16 at 12:40

LSU Law is pleased to announce Apprenticeship Week, an exciting new intersession program for upperclass students that will be held January 6-10, 2014. An information session about the program will be held Monday, September 16 at 12:40 p.m. in the McKernan Auditorium.

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LSU Law Students and Faculty Donate 450 Hours of Community Service in One Day

LSU Law students and faculty donated approximately 450 hours of community service during the Public Interest Law Society’s Fall Day of Service on Saturday, August 24.

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The Law of the Jungle: The Perils of Complex Litigation

Paul Barrett, author, attorney and assistant managing editor of Bloomberg Businessweek, will present “The Law of the Jungle: The Perils of Complex Litigation” on Friday, September 6 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. in Room 110 at the LSU Law Center. Joining Mr. Barrett for a panel discussion will be Professors Michael Coenen, Kat Macfarlane and Margaret Thomas.

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Preparing to Practice

Third-year LSU Law students returned to campus August 12-14, to practice and hone their trial advocacy skills with the assistance and expertise of legal professionals from across the country.  From direct and cross examination of a witness, to voir dire and making opening statements and closing arguments, law students received critiques from some of the […]

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Annual Hats-N-Canes & All-Alumni Tailgate

Join us Saturday, September 7 from 2:30-5:30 p.m. on the front steps of the Old Law Building for our traditional Hats-n-Canes and All-Alumni Tailgate! Free to graduating seniors, their family members, and LSU Law alumni.

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2013 LSU Law Reunion Days, September 6-7

Graduates from the classes of 1973, 1983, 1993, 2003 and 2008 will celebrate their respective class reunions on Friday, September 6 and Saturday, September 7. Click here to register online.

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